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In Georgia History

McCarthy Cottage Burned

McCarthy Cottage, the first cottage built by Franklin Roosevelt at Warm Springs, Georgia, burned overnight. The probable cause of the fire was lightning.
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In Their Own Words

Wounded While in Camp

Wounds and death in battle were bad, but to some even worse were the injuries and deaths caused by sporadic Confederate firing into Union camps, as evidence by this letter from Lt. Col. Fredrick Winkler of the 26th Wisconsin Infantry...
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